Let's Talk Pella

Let’s Talk Pella – Nutrition Month

Posted: Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 at 1:00 pm

March is Nutrition Month. We have nutrition tips on today’s program.

Let’s Talk Pella – Federal Budget Workshop at Central

Posted: Monday, March 30th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Pella resident Myron Lynn is a volunteer for an interactive federal deficit workshop featuring two former U.S. congressmen on Tuesday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Maytag Student Center.

Let’s Talk Pella – The Mousetrap

Posted: Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Performers Jessi Vos, James Beyer and Drama Director Marlo Van Peursum preview The Mousetrap, set to hit the stage at Vermeer Auditorium tonight and Saturday at 7 p.m.

Let’s Talk Pella – City of Pella Latest

Posted: Thursday, March 26th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

City Administrator Mike Nardini discusses potential changes to the Oskaloosa Street project and an engineering services agreement for Jefferson Street reconstruction.

Let’s Talk Pella – Weather Warnings

Posted: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 at 1:00 pm


Meteorologist Roger Podrazik with the National Weather Service describes the difference between a warning and watch and the three primary elements of severe weather they look for in the spring and summer.

Let’s Talk Pella – Certified Budget Approved

Posted: Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling discusses the 2015-16 budget and creative ways to generate revenue for the district.

Let’s Talk Pella – Reporting Storm Damage

Posted: Monday, March 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Pella’s Administrative Services Manager Marcia Slycord discusses how Pella’s emergency crews respond in the event of severe weather and when to call to report damage

Let’s Talk Pella – Spring Gardening Tips

Posted: Friday, March 20th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Manager at De Bloemenhof Garden Center Jill DeVries discusses early spring gardening tips.

Let’s Talk Pella – National Poison Prevention Week

Posted: Thursday, March 19th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Director of Emergency Services at Pella Regional Carla Chow discusses the process one should go through if they feel they’ve accidentally poisoned themselves.

Let’s Talk Pella – Fight for Air Climb

Posted: Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Emily Haase of Pella discusses her participation in the Fight for Air Climb in Des Moines.

Let’s Talk Pella – The First Royal Performance

Posted: Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

We preview the annual presentation of the 2015 Tulip Queen and Court.

Let’s Talk Pella – Iowa Legislative Session Latest

Posted: Monday, March 16th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Representative Guy Vander Linden discusses a busy week at the Iowa Statehouse.

Let’s Talk Pella – Tim Dwight Visits Central

Posted: Friday, March 13th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Former NFL and Iowa Hawkeye Tim Dwight discusses his visit to Central College and solar power in Iowa.

Let’s Talk Pella – School Budget in Pella

Posted: Thursday, March 12th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Superintendent Greg Ebeling discusses the challenges of deciding a school budget with declining enrollment and no guarantees from the state for the PCSD.

Let’s Talk Pella – Hearts for Hospice

Posted: Wednesday, March 11th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Ian Moore and Jesse Underwood with Pella Regional discuss the annual fundraising event.

Let’s Talk Pella – Spring Flood Outlook

Posted: Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Jeff Zogg with the National Weather Service discusses the spring flood outlook.

Let’s Talk Pella – Iowa Senate Midpoint

Posted: Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

State Senator Ken Rozenboom provides an update from the Iowa Statehouse.

Let’s Talk Pella – CART Training at Pella PD

Posted: Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Detective Justin Bailey and Lt. Paul Haase discuss the department’s participation in the state’s Child Abduction Response Team (CART) program.

Let’s Talk Pella – City of Pella Budget

Posted: Thursday, March 5th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

City Administrator Mike Nardini discusses the Fiscal Year 2016 budget passed by the city council this week.

Let’s Talk Pella – PADCO Latest

Posted: Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Karen Eischen with the Pella Area Development Corporation discusses ongoing projects and an upcoming trip to Washington D.C.